Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I 367
Width x length: 8.5 x 7.3 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; red veined; part of upper section only.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I 367. 1911:excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition